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As an independent family business, you’ll receive friendly service from locals who live in the Lakes. We know the area, and we’d be delighted to help you find your perfect holiday property.

Lake District cottages are a popular choice for booking accommodation, especially those situated in stunning locations, but we also offer lodges, glamping pods & shepherd huts.

Featured Property: The Haven, Ambleside

Popular Locations

We have excellent holiday properties in many popular Lake District holiday destinations. From the bustling honey pots of Windermere and Ambleside, the quieter reaches of Bampton Common near Ullswater. Browse our properties by location.

Herdwick Cottages supports the Great North Air Ambulance Service

Herdwick Cottages is a family-run holiday cottage letting business based in Kendal, Cumbria. We offer an ever-growing choice of holiday properties to rent as well as glamping units and lodges across the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

Lake District cottages are an excellent option for UK-based holidays, especially for couples, families and groups of friends. It offers spectacular scenery, beautiful attractions, and many fell walks that offer majestic views! There are water sports, land sports, adrenaline activities, festivals and pretty much everything else to meet guests’ needs – plus a fantastic choice of award-winning restaurants, pubs and cafes!

Booking through Herdwick Cottages will give you the peace of mind that comes with using a reputable agent who always puts the customer first.

We are also pleased to be supporting the Great North Air Ambulance Service by allowing guests to add a voluntary donation when they place a booking. For each £ donated, we will donate the same!

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